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Jan112011

Workshop Alert! Dance Technique & Hooping with Rebecca Halls

Beka of iHoopU will be in Ottawa to present Dance Technique & Hooping this Thursday January 13, 7:30-9:45pm at Dovercourt Recreation Centre. The workshop is $40 + tax. 

Register online (course # 71337), by phone (613-798-8950 ext 0) or in person at Dovercourt Recreation Centre, 411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa, Ontario. Spaces are limited. 

Workshop description: 

Hoopers fall between categories of prop manipulators, circus artists, and dancers. In this workshop we explore hooping from a dance perspective. Rebecca shares various dance techniques including floor work, weight transfer, turning and extension in combination with the hoop. These techniques in combination with increased anatomical awareness balance and improve your hoop practice.

With 20+ years of formal dance training, Rebecca offers a unique approach to hooping drawing from various dance techniques including classical ballet, contemporary dance and contact improvisation.